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The Lewis and Clark Expedition

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Published by Center for Western Studies, Augustana College in Sioux Falls, SD .
Written in English

    Places:
  • West (U.S.)
    • Subjects:
    • Lewis, Meriwether, 1774-1809.,
    • Clark, William, 1770-1838.,
    • West (U.S.) -- Discovery and exploration.,
    • West (U.S.) -- Description and travel.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 197-202) and index.

      Statementedited by David Kvernes.
      SeriesPrairie plains series ;, no. 11
      ContributionsKvernes, David., Augustana College (Sioux Falls, S.D.). Center for Western Studies.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF592.7 .L6925 2004
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 208 p. :
      Number of Pages208
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3308097M
      ISBN 100931170826
      LC Control Number2004054560

      Lewis and Clark both present. Expedition May 14 Expedition leaves Camp River Dubois at p.m. And starts up the Missouri River. Clark leads the men; Lewis is in St. Louis. May 16 Clark leads the Expedition to St. Charles to await Lewis’ return from St. Louis. May 20 Lewis joins the Expedition . The Corps of Discovery, a crew of over 40 men led by Captain Clark, leaves Camp Dubois in Wood River, Illinois, on They are traveling aboard 3 boats: 1 huge 55 feet long keelboat and two pirogues. They pick up their co-captain, Meriwether Lewis, in St-Louis. On they reach the.

      A Landmark History book. A highly readable account of the quintessentially American adventure of discovery and hardship as Meriwether Lewis and William Clark led their men on an exploration of the.   Much of the history of the great American Northwest begins with the story of the s Lewis and Clark expedition. This concise narrative, based on authentic records, follows the group through Indian territory, the valleys of the Upper Missouri, the Yellowstone, and the Columbia rivers, the Great Divide, and the Pacific slope.4/4(1).

      The History of the Lewis and Clark Expedition, Vol. 1 by Lewis & Clark and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at It went through four American, a British, and a French edition in the first five years. But by the time the Lewis and Clark's official report was published in , reader interest had evaporated. A new edition of Lewis and Clark’s journals would not appear in the United States until , when nearly everyone involved was dead.


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Johmann includes excerpts from Lewis & Clark's own journals, as well as from some of their fellow soldiers/5(13). From the New York Times bestselling author of Band of Brothers and D-Day, the definitive book on Lewis and Clark’s exploration of the Louisiana Purchase, the most momentous expedition in American history and one of the great adventure stories of all by: The Essential Lewis and Clark This book is a distillation of some of the most interesting passages from the expedition journals of Lewis and Clark.

It gives a first-hand perspective on the details of the trip and the people the explorers encountered along the : Esther Lombardi. Lewis and Clark Expedition Headwaters of the Missouri River, detail from Lewis and Clark Expedition map by William Clark and Meriwether Lewis, – Library of Congress, Geography and Map Division, Washington, D.C.

The Lewis and Clark Expedition began inwhen President Thomas Jefferson tasked Meriwether Lewis with exploring lands west of the Mississippi River that comprised the Louisiana Purchase. Lewis chose William Clark as his co-leader for the mission. Lewis and Clark weren’t, of course, the first explorers into the Missouri River.

It had been mapped all the way to North Dakota. This book prints all the documents describing these trips for the 20 years prior to the departure of Lewis and Clark from St. Louis. It’s history raw—and fascinating. Read Ronda's Lewis and Clark Among the Indians.

posted by LarryC at AM on J Clay Jenkinson, the supremely talented researcher and impersonator of Meriwether Lewis (among others), recommends Lewis and Clark Among The Indians as the single best L&C book to read. Original Journals of the Lewis and Clark Expedition, Printed From the Original Manuscripts in the Library of the American Philosophical Together With Manuscript Material of Lewi.

by Meriwether Lewis, William Clark, et al. Only 11 left in stock (more on the way). He commissioned his young secretary, Meriwether Lewis, to lead an intelligence-gathering expedition from the Missouri River to the northern Pacific coast and back.

From toLewis, accompanied by co-captain William Clark, the Shoshone guide Sacajawea, and thirty-two men, made the first trek across the Louisiana Purchase, Cited by: The Lewis and Clark Expedition by John Perritano This title from A True Book series follows Lewis and Clark along their journey westward and recounts their personal experiences.

Animals on the Trail With Lewis and Clark by Dorothy Hinshaw Patent. Clark was chosen by Lewis later to accompany him on the Journey -Clark was paid $ dollars for the Journey and Lewis was paid $ dollars -The expedition started out with 38 explorers and servicemen -The expedition started in Saint Louis, Missouri.

An historical fiction novel of the Lewis & Clark Expedition which is portrayed through the voices of Lewis, Clark, Sacagawea and Charbonneau. pages of text. TB $ Henry, Will:. This book contains information regarding the Lewis and Clark Expedition and all the struggles and hardships that they encountered.

This book explains the expedition in ways that will keep children illustrated along with illustrations that keep kids entertained/5. Lewis and Clark Resources. Recommended Books about the Lewis and Clark Expedition.

Wier October, For an excellent short history read either Lewis and Clark An Illustrated History by Dayton Duncan (, Alfred A. Knopf, with a fine selection of pictures and photographs), or Those Tremendous Mountains by David Freeman Hawke (Norton).

For more details read either Undaunted. OnCaptains Meriwether Lewis and William Clark — accompanied by an intrepid band of skilled hunters and gunsmiths — set off up the Missouri River to explore a vast wilderness ofsquare miles purchased from the French.

In this historic coloring book, 45 accurate, precisely rendered illustrations recapture highpoints of expedition. A highly readable account of the quintessentially American adventure of discovery and hardship as Meriwether Lewis and William Clark led their men on an exploration of "the interior parts of North America." A Landmark History book.

S Pb, illus. The first half of this book is the long detailed account of Lewis and Clarks expedition. Taken from the journals of both men. Sacagawea's involvement is noted sparsely but with great appreciation A stark portrait but I knew what I was getting into when opening this book/5.

Buy a cheap copy of The Lewis and Clark Expedition book. Free shipping over $   The Lewis and Clark Expedition Day by Day follows this exploration with a daily narrative of their journey, from its starting point in Illinois in to its successful return to St.

Louis in September This accessible chronicle, presented by Lewis and Clark historian Gary E. Moulton, depicts each riveting day of the Corps of Discovery.

The Lewis and Clark Expedition ( - ) With engaging pictures and text, this nonfiction narrative lets readers follow the famous expedition of Lewis and Clark across America from The fun, illustrated format includes key events and figures: Thomas Jefferson, Sacagawea, The Louisiana Purchase, and more.As the Lewis and Clark expedition ventured into the territory of a sovereign Native nation, the Salish met the strangers with hospitality and vital provisions, while receiving comparatively little.About this Item: Lewis & Clark College, Hardcover.

Condition: New. Dust Jacket Condition: New. New in original shrink wrap. Pages. x 12 inches. "The volume is divided into seven sections: the expedition's traveling library of scientific, technical, and cartographic materials (); related congressional documents and early notices (); editions of Patrick Gass's.